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Open Cafe

) #28 of 38 Restaurants in Palmer $$ - $$$ American,
606 S Alaska St, Palmer, AK 99645-6342
+1 907-745-3330
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“honey butter” (2 reviews)
“hash browns” (2 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Diner
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
606 S Alaska St, Palmer, AK 99645-6342
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Open Café is located in the same building as the Valley Hotel in downtown Palmer. Though we did not stay at the hotel, we did have two very good meals at the Open Café: one at the Café and the other in the Lounge...More

Thank Vermonters210
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed their breakfast and it was great. I went there twice on Saturday and then on Sunday. Good variety in the menu. Features sausage, bacon, and reindeer sausage. A little warning about traveling in Alaska, the food can be a little pricey because most...More

Thank Marco T
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Recently we had a road trip in Alaska enjoying wonderful weather and decided to have dinner at this cafe. We liked the idea that it was opened 24/7 everyday. The place was not crowded. For two of us we made order of some appetizers and...More

Thank Worldtraveller7910
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Keeping in mind that it is not a fine dining restaurant, this cafe adjoining the Valley Hotel is otherwise a place to get a good "home cooked" meal at a reasonable price any time of the day or night. Have had very tasty food during...More

Thank AK99623
Reviewed 31 July 2016

A down-home morning hang-out for the locals provides a solid breakfast at good value. While I stuck with the more traditional offerings of eggs and potatoes (the hash browns with optional onions and peppers are great!), you might try their reindeer sausage. Rush hours on...More

Thank EWright777
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

A quaint place to eat that has a feeling of being back in a 1950's diner with good food and a staff that is super friendly! It's open 24/7 and 365 days a year! Great place for a family to eat.

Thank Aspen103
Reviewed 9 May 2016

My wife & I had lunch with our friend's John & his wife Lonnie Saturday May 7th 2016 @ the Open Cafe in downtown Palmer Ak. We saw a booth open at the front and sat down and Lonnie noticed while the table had been...More

Thank ChuckA2
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had lunch and dinner here a couple of times. The cafe is open 24/7. The food was good, the prices were reasonable and the service was very good! It reminded be of days in the past when you visited small towns and found family...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The food is standard diner fair and is pretty good, as well as being reasonably priced. HOWEVER... The service in the Open Café has a long, long history of being quite terrible. I am a local and every couple of months I forget how truly...More

Thank Julie J
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Ten of us wanted lunch during a class. It's tough to find a place that can handle ten at one table and satisfy all during lunch in a smaller town. There are plenty of 'fast food' places, and some 'slower food' places. But trying to...More

Thank AKFiretuck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 S Alaska St, Palmer, AK 99645-6342
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Palmer
  • Phone Number: +1 907-745-3330
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